Redskins just handed a big hit when their CB Cedric Griffin was suspended for 4 games for drug use. Redskins weak defense just got weaker.
Washington Redskins cornerback Cedric Griffin has been suspended for four games without pay for violating the NFLs policy on performance enhancing drugs, the league announced Tuesday afternoon.
The seventh-year veteran, who signed as a free agent for one year at $1.25 million during the offseason, has recorded 33 tackles and four pass deflections while appearing in nine games this season. Griffin had served as Washingtons third cornerback and played frequently because opposing teams routinely use multiple receiver sets.
Griffin will be eligible to return to Washingtons active roster on Monday, Dec. 31, following the teams Dec. 30 regular season finale against Dallas.